Native Plant of the Day 02/22/2015
Photo from March 3, 2012. Location: Walker County, GA.
Littleleaf Buttercup – for more photos / info go to the Ranunculus abortivus detail page.
It was a beautiful morning today, and since I work from home on Mondays I had an extra few minutes before starting work. I used those minutes to walk around our yard taking a few photos:
This Fleabane is growing in our yard along the sidewalk to our driveway. I’m probably a bit negligent with mowing the lawn, and I’m not sure the patches of Fleabane I leave when I do mow are fully appreciated by others. Thanks to my tolerant wife!
Littleleaf Buttercup, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (03/27/2012.) Scientific name is Ranunculus abortivus. Photo below was taken in Walker County, GA, on March 2, 2012. It is also known by the common name Littleleaf Crowfoot. Go to the Littleleaf Buttercup detail page for more photos and information.
USWildflowers Daily Plant 10/02/2010:
Bulbous Buttercup, an introduced species. For more photos and information go to the Ranunculus bulbosus detail page.